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Women Empowerment & SHG > MPOWER Project, Baitu, Barmer

MPOWER (Mitigating Poverty in Western Rajasthan) is a poverty reduction initiative, supported by IFAD, SRTT & Govt. of Rajasthan, being implemented in 10 GP’s, covering 66 villages of Baitu block of Barmer district since September 2010. The major objectives of this project are to secure and enhance present livelihoods, to enhance the income of poor people by creating employment opportunities for a sustainable livelihood and women empowerment, linking of 5387 BPL families with 360 SHGs through the Federation attaining financial sustainability. Project progress of this year is as under-